Australian Soul Sensation Luke Antony, is one the Australian music industry’s brightest stars. Inspired by the world’s great soul singers such as Stevie Wonder, Al Green and Brian McKnight, Luke has a highly-impressive vocal range drawing comparisons to Guy Sebastian and Sam Smith.
Originally from North Queensland, Luke notched up several notable achievements after finishing high school. In 2010, at the tender age of 20, he was awarded two silver medals and a bronze at the prestigious World Championship of Performing Arts in Los Angeles. He was then asked to perform at various high-profile events and hasn’t stopped since.
Highlights include being flown to New Zealand to sing at the Qantas Holidays Awards Night, and regularly performing on P & O’s South Pacific cruises. He’s also entertained a crowd of 20,000 at Townsville’s New Year’s Eve Show, various Carols by Candlelight shows around Queensland, and sung the national anthem at numerous NRL and NBL games. In July of 2016 Luke was the headline act at the 2016 Munich Pride festival (CSD). The massive event is one of the biggest on the international LGBTIQ calendar and attracts around 200,000 people from around the world every year. Following Munich, Luke Also headlined Pokolbin Pride Festival, the Hunter Valley’s first every Pride event.
Luke has also shared the stage with some of Australia’s most high-profile singing stars including Christine Anu, Kate Ceberano, David Campbell, Dami Im, Mark Vincent, Ricki-Lee Coulter and Casey Donovan. He has now developed a large on-line following, with his cover of Casting Crowns’ Glorious Day getting more than 50,000 views on YouTube in its first week. The video has now amassed more than 123,000 views.
A talented songwriter, Luke co-wrote and sang on the single Fools Gold with brother-sister duo The White Light Orchestra in 2014. This year in 2016, Luke released his debut single, a funky electro/dance track Separate Ways which is also the theme song for the 2016 Munich Pride festival. The Song’s music video received over 20,000 YouTube views in its first Month, and was recently featured in the Clipped Music Video Festival at the Australian Film and Sound Archives.
Now Sydney-based, Luke, who is also a professional vocal coach, is in hot demand as an entertainer performing at popular venues including Opera Bar, Coogee Bay Hotel, Ivy, The Hilton and Town Hall Recital Hall. Luke brings an energetic and fresh style to his performances, and injects raw passion and enthusiasm into any song. Stay tuned for more great things from this talented young performer.
Listen to Luke perform "Stole The Show" for The Voice Australia 2018 Performance / Live below.